Interview with Mary Campbell


  • Identifier1977 OH 004
  • Date1/6/1977
  • InterviewerEllis, William E.
  • IntervieweeCampbell, Mary
  • DescriptionMs. Mary Campbell is Executive Assistant to the Director of the American Association of State Colleges and Universities.
  • LocationWashington, D.C.
  • Duration:42:08
  • Time Summary0-7 Introduction
    11-52 First Recollections of Martin; recollections of working with Martin; his concern for the association's staff
    52-86 Martin's political astuteness; involvement in organizing China trip
    86-187 Functions of American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU)
    188-199 Strong support given to AASCU and National Association of State Universities and Land grant Colleges
    266-285 Martin's role in Committee on Federal Relations
    286-313 Martin's relationship with Perkins
    314-342 Campbell's opinion of Martin's presidency of AASCU
    342-415 Martin's selection as President of AASCU; President's functions
    415-441 Martin's role in growth of AASCU
    441-488 Gap
    489-500 Martin's role in AASCU since he left presidency
    501-513 Martin's reputation among his colleagues
    514-540 Characterization of martin's personality
    540-550 Campbell's evaluation of Martin's reputation in education
    550 End
  • Restrictionsno
  • RightsContact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.


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